Graduation Requirements Overview – Indiana Core 40

40 Total State Credits Required:

  • English: 8 Credits
  • Math: 6 Credits
  • Science: 6 Credits
  • Social Studies: 6 Credits
  • Directed Electives: 5 Credits
  • Physical Education & Wellness: 3 Credits
  • Electives: 6 Credits*

Schools may have additional local graduation requirements that apply to all students (not required for students with an IEP).

* Specifies the number of electives required by the state. High school schedules provide time for many more electives during the high school years. All students are strongly encouraged to complete a College and Career Pathway (selecting electives in a deliberate manner) to take full advantage of career and college exploration and preparation opportunities.